Stung by a recession that sapped investments and home values, but expressing widespread job satisfaction, older Americans appear to have accepted the reality of a retirement that comes later in life and no longer represents a complete exit from the workforce. Some 82 percent of working Americans over 50 say it is at least somewhat likely they will work for pay in retirement, according to a poll released Monday by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
Another year, another small raise for millions of people who rely on Social Security, veterans' benefits and federal pensions.
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Some local governments in Virginia opt out of state disability program, turn to private sector
Timeline of action on partial government shutdown, expiring federal borrowing authority
Times-Dispatch's Silvestri elected SNPA president; Solomon of Daily Press named chairman
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System check at food stamp vendor Xerox causes temporary debit-card outage across many states
Del Monte Foods selling consumer business for $1.68 billion to focus on pet foods
A long hard road: Obama, GOP talks pave way back to deficit debate
Fla. attorney found guilty of more than 100 charges in gambling scheme masquerading as charity
Detroit secures $350M loan to help pay off debt, improve services; judge has to approve deal
Correction: Cuban-Insider Trading story
The government shutdown has left many federal workers with a lot of unexpected time on their hands. Right now is a great time to start focusing on your career path.
This weekend's tax free holiday in Virginia could buy you more than just energy efficient appliances and electronics.
UK's Cameron woos investors to Northern Ireland, joins power-sharing leaders to condemn terror
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Amid controversy, Obama signs bill to pay military death benefits during government shutdown
SF Bay Area rapid transit trains to run as talks between management, unions to continue